The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 167 160 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.92% 18.29% 22.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.07% 69.57% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 143 148 194
Average salary £38,500 £34,081 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -2.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
249 230 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.68% 26.29% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 211 213 343
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 197 (58.81%) .NET
2 172 (51.34%) SQL
3 166 (49.55%) C#
4 137 (40.90%) Windows
5 123 (36.72%) Microsoft
6 120 (35.82%) ASP.NET
7 109 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (31.34%) JavaScript
9 101 (30.15%) MS Excel
10 98 (29.25%) HTML
11 89 (26.57%) MVC
12 74 (22.09%) Degree
13 69 (20.60%) Software Engineering
13 69 (20.60%) XML
14 65 (19.40%) CSS
15 62 (18.51%) T-SQL
16 59 (17.61%) Oracle
17 56 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 55 (16.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 55 (16.42%) .NET Framework
19 52 (15.52%) Java
19 52 (15.52%) WCF
20 49 (14.63%) TDD
20 49 (14.63%) Multithreading
21 44 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 44 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
22 43 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 41 (12.24%) Visual Studio
23 41 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (11.64%) SDLC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.37%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.58%) IIS
3 9 (2.69%) CMS
4 8 (2.39%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.90%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.90%) EPiServer CMS
5 3 (0.90%) Node.js
6 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 101 (30.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.19%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.30%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 29 (8.66%) CTI
3 28 (8.36%) Network Security
4 22 (6.57%) SAN
5 18 (5.37%) Broadband
6 15 (4.48%) Firewall
7 8 (2.39%) NAS
8 7 (2.09%) HTTP
9 6 (1.79%) DNS
10 3 (0.90%) Internet
11 2 (0.60%) SSL
11 2 (0.60%) LAN
11 2 (0.60%) WAN
12 1 (0.30%) VPN
12 1 (0.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 44 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 44 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (6.57%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (3.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.99%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (2.39%) DTS
12 7 (2.09%) MySQL
13 6 (1.79%) OLAP
14 5 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (1.49%) NoSQL
15 4 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 41 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 38 (11.34%) Moq
3 29 (8.66%) NUnit
4 23 (6.87%) Git (software)
5 22 (6.57%) Eclipse
6 19 (5.67%) JIRA
7 18 (5.37%) MSTest
8 17 (5.07%) Rhino Mocks
9 15 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.49%) Subversion
10 5 (1.49%) HP UFT
11 4 (1.19%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.19%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.19%) JUnit
12 3 (0.90%) ERwin
13 1 (0.30%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (8.36%) Retail
2 22 (6.57%) Finance
3 8 (2.39%) Legal
4 5 (1.49%) Local Government
5 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 208 (62.09%) Developer
2 64 (19.10%) .NET Developer
3 59 (17.61%) C# Developer
4 51 (15.22%) Software Developer
5 40 (11.94%) Senior Developer
6 35 (10.45%) DBA
7 26 (7.76%) SQL DBA
7 26 (7.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (7.46%) Junior
9 24 (7.16%) Graduate
10 23 (6.87%) Administrator
11 22 (6.57%) Java Developer
11 22 (6.57%) Senior C# Developer
11 22 (6.57%) Graduate Developer
12 21 (6.27%) Web Developer
13 19 (5.67%) Junior Developer
13 19 (5.67%) SQL Server DBA
14 18 (5.37%) Consultant
14 18 (5.37%) Graduate Java Developer
15 17 (5.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (58.81%) .NET
2 120 (35.82%) ASP.NET
3 98 (29.25%) HTML
4 69 (20.60%) XML
5 65 (19.40%) CSS
6 56 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (16.42%) .NET Framework
8 52 (15.52%) WCF
9 37 (11.04%) SOAP
10 30 (8.96%) Web Services
10 30 (8.96%) WPF
10 30 (8.96%) AngularJS
11 29 (8.66%) REST
12 28 (8.36%) WinForms
13 24 (7.16%) COM
13 24 (7.16%) Entity Framework
14 22 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (6.27%) LINQ
15 21 (6.27%) Ajax
15 21 (6.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.25%) Clustering
2 27 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 19 (5.67%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.37%) Inversion of Control
5 17 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.99%) Replication
8 7 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.09%) Life Science
9 5 (1.49%) Statistics
9 5 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.19%) User Experience
11 3 (0.90%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.90%) EPoS
11 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.60%) NHS
12 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 137 (40.90%) Windows
2 30 (8.96%) UNIX
3 15 (4.48%) Linux
4 13 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.39%) Android
5 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.90%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (26.57%) MVC
3 69 (20.60%) Software Engineering
4 49 (14.63%) TDD
4 49 (14.63%) Multithreading
5 39 (11.64%) SDLC
6 37 (11.04%) Scrum
7 31 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (9.25%) Project Management
7 31 (9.25%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (8.96%) OOD
8 30 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.46%) ITIL
10 21 (6.27%) MVVM
11 20 (5.97%) Web Application Development
12 19 (5.67%) Domain-Driven Design
12 19 (5.67%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (5.37%) User Stories
13 18 (5.37%) Database Mirroring
14 17 (5.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 172 (51.34%) SQL
2 166 (49.55%) C#
3 105 (31.34%) JavaScript
4 62 (18.51%) T-SQL
5 52 (15.52%) Java
6 37 (11.04%) C++
7 33 (9.85%) PowerShell
8 23 (6.87%) PHP
9 19 (5.67%) PL/SQL
10 16 (4.78%) VB.NET
11 14 (4.18%) VB
12 5 (1.49%) Python
13 4 (1.19%) VBA
13 4 (1.19%) Perl
14 2 (0.60%) C
15 1 (0.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 74 (22.09%) Degree
2 11 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.69%) ISEB
4 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (1.19%) CCNA
5 4 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.90%) MCSA
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.60%) MCITP
7 2 (0.60%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.66%) QA
2 19 (5.67%) SLA
3 9 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.79%) HL7
5 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (9.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.19%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 123 (36.72%) Microsoft
2 59 (17.61%) Oracle
3 9 (2.69%) VMware
4 6 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.49%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.49%) Telerik
5 5 (1.49%) Citrix
6 4 (1.19%) HP
6 4 (1.19%) SAP
6 4 (1.19%) Capita
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco
7 3 (0.90%) Cognos
7 3 (0.90%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.90%) Tableau
8 1 (0.30%) Facebook
8 1 (0.30%) Twitter
8 1 (0.30%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.30%) Acronis
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: 28-34k Annually
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 per year + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago